WHITEPAPER: WHY ZERO TRUST CANNOT PREVENT DDoS ATTACKS


Zero Trust, as discussed in detail in this whitepaper, has gained large-scale recognition and is being widely adopted by enterprises across the world to ensure network security. It is also a fact that Zero Trust has proven security benefits but there needs to be more clarity on how well equipped it is to prevent DDoS attacks. This question is highly pertinent in today’s world for the following reasons:

  1. The strong security challenge that DDoS attacks pose to enterprises.
  2. The depth of damage that these attacks can cause to these enterprises.

This whitepaper delves into VPNs and their vulnerabilities, Zero Trust and its strength to protect networks, and finally an understanding of its uses and ability to prevent DDoS attacks.